First screened in September 2014
Director: Jorge Pérez Solano. Cast: Adriana Paz, Gabriela Cartol, Noé Hernández, Gustavo Sánchez Parra. Screenplay: Jorge Pérez Solano. Twitter Capsule:
Drama of rural Mexican women in tight spots. Heavy tone; title means "Perpetual Sadness." Well acted and shot.
Certainly some overlap with arthouse images and tropes we've seen before. Still, film blends the folkloric and the grimly realistic with powerful, unshowy dexterity.